House Sitting in Southgate, Palo Alto

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Mary

Fun and Loving, Palo Alto Author

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mary was great with our dogs and sent lots of gorgeous pictures while we were away. She left the house neater than it was before we left and also watered our... (more)"

2. Caroline

Dog Lover, Duke Alum

Mountain View, CA, 94041

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caroline took excellent care of our house and hound -- we were very pleased! It was so nice getting updates while we were out of the country. We tend to worr... (more)"

3. Charlotte

Responsible, reliable, and loving

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting

"Charlotte is our 'go-to' dog care giver when we go out of town. She treats our sweet girl as if she were her own... and sometimes better! Charlotte goes out ... (more)"

4. Katerina

Home is where the dog is :)

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katerina did incredibly well with my pup, Natalie. It usually takes Natalie a while before she is comfortable with strangers, but they quickly became friends... (more)"

5. Erica

Compassionate and observant

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I found Erica via the Rover.com website. She did a fantastic job house-sitting and dog-sitting for us while we were away for 5 days. She took detailed notes ... (more)"

6. Jessica

Love em' & Leave em' (with me)!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jess took care of our Sheltie Kirby again while we vacationed in Hawaii for over a week. This was the longest we had ever been away from him, but we did not... (more)"

7. Robert

Active dog walker/sitter

Mountain View, CA, 94041

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Robert was an outstanding house sitter and pet sitter. He clearly has spent a lot of time handling dogs, and was able to handle my 145lb Great Dane with eas... (more)"

8. Jeff

Dependable athletic fun dog lover!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jeff is absolutely wonderful with my dog Cali! She loves him like he is family! For 3 years he has taken her out for walks, hikes, to play fetch and to the ... (more)"

9. Shanna

Available from Silicon Valley to SF

Mountain View, CA, 94041

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Shanna was a great house sitter! She was very communicative and flexible with us when we had some last minute accommodation changes. We got pictures while we... (more)"

10. Brian

Who's a good doggy?

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Brian was a great house and dog sitter. He is very calm and my dogs liked him right away. I did not worry about them while i was gone because I knew they wer... (more)"

11. Annette

Dog Lover New to California!

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Annette was terrific! Very friendly, loving and dependable. She truly went the extra mile for our two Golden Retrievers and completed some extra household it... (more)"

12. Edmund

Sniffs, barks & walks in the parks!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Edmund was great! Our dogs loved him and were sad when he left. He sent regular photos and updates so we knew everyone was doing well, and he gave us peace o... (more)"

13. Margarita

Calm Sensitive Reliable Consistent

Los Altos, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience having Margarita stay in our home with Benji. I knew she would care for him like he was her own because she is very caring and responsi... (more)"

14. Ashley

Extremely reliable animal lover

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Ashley is extremely passionate about animals. She takes care of her own pets like they are her babies and would do anything for them. We had a Cocker Spaniel... (more)"

15. Jenna

Stanford senior/dog lover/athletic

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jenna took GREAT care of our boy! She was super responsive and dependable. I would definitely have her watch and stay with our boy, Austin, again! (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Katie

Dog lover with flexible schedule

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie is reliable and she loves animals. She seemed really comfortable taking care of our two large, active dogs and the dogs love her! Katie stayed at our ... (more)"

17. Bailey

Leash it to me!

Palo Alto, CA, 94301

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Bailey recognizes that each dog has a unique perspective on life, and she goes the extra mile to provide for their physical and psychological well-being. Eac... (more)"

18. Joy

Stanford grad works close to home

Evergreen Park, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with several labs and had lots of different animals. I love dogs, especially large ones. I would have one of my own but sometimes I'm out... (more)

19. Dana

WARNING...I kiss dogs!

Old Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Dana was a delight. She was flexible, professional, caring, and bonded with my dog in the first day. My dog already misses her new BFF! (more)"

20. Amelia

Friendly and reliable dog lover!

Midtown, Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia was great with Calvin! Took him on tons of walks and kept us updated on how things were going. Would give her 6 stars if we could and we will definit... (more)"

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